1. 惊 is the 658th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 74 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (heart), (lid), (mouth), (small)
Graphical :
=> , , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. jing1 - to start/to be frightened/to be scared/alarm

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 惊 (jing1): The component 京 is pronounced as 'jing1'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

惊喜 (驚喜)
惊心 (驚心)
惊醒 (驚醒)
惊魂 (驚魂)

Medium Frequency

一鸣惊人 (一鳴驚人)
受宠若惊 (受寵若驚)
吃惊 (吃驚)
大惊 (大驚)
震惊 (震驚)
惊人 (驚人)
惊呆 (驚呆)
惊呼 (驚呼)
惊叹 (驚嘆)
惊吓 (驚嚇)
惊天动地 (驚天動地)
惊奇 (驚奇)
惊心动魄 (驚心動魄)
惊恐 (驚恐)
惊悚 (驚悚)
惊慌 (驚慌)
惊现 (驚現)
惊艳 (驚艷)
惊觉 (驚覺)
惊讶 (驚訝)
惊险 (驚險)
Decomposition Levels:
Level 1: Only divided once. So only two components.
Level 2: Radical Decomposition. The character gets decomposed into its lowest radical components. For the complete list visit the Radical wikipedia page.
Level 3: Graphical Decomposition. Shows all the strokes & lowest level of components that make up the character.
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